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Cooperation Across State Border In Storm Cleanup

Connecticut municipal workers are crossing the Rhode Island state line to help neighboring Westerly clean up from Superstorm Sandy.


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L&M Hospital Moves To Buy Westerly Hospital

A Superior Court judge has given his approval to a Connecticut hospital’s initial bid for the purchase of Westerly Hospital.


New London Hospital Bids To Buy Westerly Hospital; 5 Or 6 Other Potential Buyers

Lawrence & Memorial Hospital in New London, Conn. has submitted a $69 million bid to purchase Westerly Hospital.


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FBI Asked To Look Into Mystic Man’s Death

The FBI is reviewing allegations of wrongdoing by Westerly police in the arrest of a Connecticut man who died 16 hours after being released from the custody of Westerly, Rhode Island, police. .



Petition Asks For FBI Probe Of Connecticut Man’s Death

An online petition seeking a FBI investigation into the death of a Connecticut man who died after being released from police custody in Westerly has garnered more than 2,400 signatures.


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Mystic Man Dies After Police Arrest

Rhode Island authorities are looking into why a Mystic, Conn. man died 16 hours after he was arrested in Westerly.